A grassroots initiative in Quebec aims to reduce the amount of shopping bags and disposable containers sent to the landfill. The Circuit Zéro Dechet program encourages businesses to let customers know they can bring their own reusable bags and containers instead of disposable plastic. Participating businesses are asked to display a sticker on the front door or shop window.
A banner announcing plans for a new Guzzo theatre hangs at a Pincourt mall last November. Phil Carpenter / - Off-Island anglophones who are looking forward to the day they won’t have to cross a bridge to catch a movie in English may be surprised to discover that the day is Thursday.